Hofstra breaks ground on $75M science and innovation center

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday announced that Hofstra University’s Science and Innovation Center in Hempstead, Nassau County, has broken ground.

The $75 million, 75,000-square-foot center will house the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies and the DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Cuomo said. The building is expected to open in fall 2022.

“This state-of-the-art facility at Hofstra University represents an investment in the innovative technology and professional workforce that will better prepare New York state for the public health challenges of the future,” the governor said.

The university received a $25 million grant from Empire State Development, the state’s public benefit corporation,

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